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This is a man are lake of Meghalaya. Great spot of taking photos. There are boats rides available... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Outlander7385
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pune
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Best experience.

Had the lifelong experience of scooter ride in the Umiam lake. Serene atmosphere.largest lake in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
harjinder h
via mobile
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“speed boat” (32 reviews)
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Shillong, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a man are lake of Meghalaya. Great spot of taking photos. There are boats rides available here. There is also a shop which provides location khasi costumes for few ruppes.

Thank Outlander7385
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had the lifelong experience of scooter ride in the Umiam lake. Serene atmosphere.largest lake in North East.

Thank harjinder h
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a lovely lake in Shillong with great views and scenery of the hills around. Serene and peaceful atmosphere and quite popular attraction.

Thank s_ramsam
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There are some beautiful lakes in and around Shillong.The best amongst them is UMIAM Lake. This man made lake was developed for Umiam Hydro Electric Project. Just 20 km north of Shillong, it is a popular water sports ground. Tourists enjoy speed boat, motorboat rides...More

2  Thank pcsirtict
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Drive to Umiam Lake was a bit exhausting but the moment you reach there it is bliss . We had breakfast at Ri Kynjai Resort which was very good. The view of Umiam Lake from breakfast table was serene and captivating , so much calmness...More

1  Thank bahlaarti
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here on the way to Shillong, and initially it was just good to get out of the car. The journey up is winding and made me feel a bit car sick. But once it of the car, the lake is beautiful and so...More

1  Thank janeydawse1
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its a beautiful lake with a majestic view. There is a specific view point and another one by the bridge.

Thank Pueppschen
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a large lake which is too beautiful. The boat ride in the lake is a nice experience though its too expendive for the duration of ride. we paid 400 bucks for a ride of 10 minutes.

Thank Pounomi S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Umiam lake is a very tranquil place to visit, very serene and mesmerising indeed. When you get there right at the lake, you can laze around and just be with nature and feels as if time stood still.

Thank DonMills09
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Barapani and Umiam Lake, we were told are much-visited tourist spots on the Shillong circuit. But for the occasional modern water sports distractions, the lake is a lovely place to experience serenity. The best secret of the lake is the island in the lake and...More

Thank sidsikdar
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Moon P
16 August 2017|
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Response from gaurav s | Reviewed this property |
Buy traditional items from Govt shop-Meghalaya Handloom and Handicrafts Development Corporation Limited, Jail Road, Police Bazar It will offer you good quality at reasonable price.
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Moon P
16 August 2017|
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Response from c0manderc | Reviewed this property |
This shop is at the end of street/ road before the steps going down to the tempke along Reliance digital on the left .
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Imran S
18 July 2017|
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Response from sandeepkumarindia | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not have the same. You can easily book over the counter.
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